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Ginger Baker performs at Walthamstow Jazz Festival to sold out crowds

Art Night announce artists for curated programme

Faber New Poet, Will Burns, will create an exciting series of works for The People's Forest.

Fellowship Funding recipient Maisie Turpie tells us about her project Tell Tails

Windrush to Waltham Forest

Africa Express: The Circus - First artists confirmed for the live event including Damon Albarn and more.

To celebrate tickets going on sale for Atomic 50, Abigail Conway told us a bit more about what people can expect.

We spoke to Stephen Vitkovitch, Walthamstow resident and Director of record label Byrd Out, about the upcoming Walthamstow Jazz Festival

Tickets on sale now for Atomic 50

Successful Fellowship Funding projects announced.

Welcome to the Forest - an epic opening
70,000 join the celebrations

Waltham Forest London Borough of Culture needs our residents to get involved and help make 2019 an unforgettable year.

Talvin Singh leads the way as the community co-creates Waltham Forest’s massive opening show.

A major new residency has been announced celebrating two major 2019 milestones.

Mayor of London reveals 2019 London Borough of Culture highlights

We are celebrating the borough’s Cultural Stars with a new temporary art installation in central Walthamstow.

Today the logo for the first ever Borough of Culture is announced. This design, by competition winner Richard Vickers, will become synonymous with the identity of Waltham Forest’s year in the spotlight.

Sam Hunt to take up role as Creative director for Mayor's first London Borough of Culture

Over half a million pounds of ‘Fellowship Funding’ announced for London Borough of Culture 2019 to be made available for ambitious, locally based cultural activity.